Add magical nighttime color to your designs with the lapis lazuli 8mm large-hole round beads from Dakota Stones. Available by the strand, these gemstone beads will amaze and delight with their innovative design. Each bead features a wide stringing hole, perfect for using with thicker stringing materials like leather cord. In fact, these beads are temporarily strung on leather cord. These perfectly round beads display dark blue color accented with golden shimmer. Lapis was among the first gemstones to be worn as jewelry. It is said to impart ancient knowledge and wisdom to its bearer.